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Lynn Welsh


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Current research activities

Professional Doctorate Programme at UWS.

Qualitative Study on District Nurses' wound management knowledge, evidence and education

Area of academic expertise - outline

Primary areas of interest: community nursing, tissue viability and wound care (particularly of the lower limb), non-medical prescribing and healthcare ethics. Programme Leader for Non Medical Prescribing Programme, currently teaching and moderating on additional modules including: Contemporary District Nursing, Tissue Viability and Consolidation of Practice.

Most recent clinical experience: Community Clinical Nurse Specialist in Tissue Viability/Vascular in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde.

Honorary Clinical Contract, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 2016-18

Current Work

Professional Doctorate Programme at UWS.

Member/reviewer of the School of Health Nursing & Midwifery Ethics Committee

 External Examiner at Anglia Ruskin University

Desired research direction

Further research activity pertaining to chronic and lower limb wounds; professional and educational developments in wound care; non medical prescribing, District and community nursing and health and wound care ethics.  

Target collaborative companies

Wound care industry 

Target collaborative organisations

NHS Health and social care providers; international Higher Education Institutions delivering comprehensive tissue viability, wound care, non medical prescribing and community education programmes

Other areas of expertise available for knowledge exchange

Honorary Clinical Contract, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 2016-2018

External positions

Member, Tissue Viability Society

Feb 2017 → …

Member, Association of District Nurse Educators

2015 → …

Member of Leg Ulcer Forum Scotland

2014 → …

Community Vascular Specialist Nurse, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde


Clinical Nurse Specialist Tissue Viability, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde


Member, National Association of Tissue Viability Nurses Scotland

2013 → …

District Nurse, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde


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Research Output 2013 2018

Wounds and Injuries
Tissue Survival
Research Design
Compression Bandages
Varicose Ulcer
Leg Ulcer

Consensus opinion on compression therapy and venous ulcers

Welsh, L. 28 Apr 2016 In : Primary Health Care. 26, 4, p. 26-32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Varicose Ulcer
Leg Ulcer
Health Care Costs
Quality of Life

Evaluation on an automated ankle brachial pressure index calculator on a nurse led clinic

Welsh, L., Robinson, L., Stephenson, J. & Atkin, L. Nov 2016 In : Wounds UK. 12, 2, p. 80-87 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nurses' Practice Patterns
Ankle Brachial Index

An eLearning modular approach to pressure ulcer prevention and management: the views of nursing staff.

Cameron, R., Rodgers, A., Welsh, L. & McGown, K. May 2015 In : European Wound Management Association Journal. 15, 1, p. 61-62

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access


Journal of Wound Care Award 2013

Lynn Welsh (Recipient), Mar 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Tissue Survival
Wounds and Injuries

Activities 2015 2017

  • 3 Publication peer-review

International journal of nursing studies (Journal)

Welsh, L. (Peer reviewer)
Aug 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review

Journal of clinical nursing (Journal)

Welsh, L. (Peer reviewer)
2016 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review

Primary Healthcare (Journal)

Welsh, L. (Peer reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review